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News Release - 12/14/2009

Douglas PUD Commission Meeting Report

Douglas County PUD Commissioners Jim Davis, Lynn Heminger and Ron Skagen executed the following actions during the December 14, 2009 Commission meeting held at the District’s Bridgeport office:

Opened bids under bid document 9-27-D Bridgeport office improvements.  The apparent low bidder is Halme Builders, Inc. of Davenport, WA, with a bid of $146,000.  The bids will be analyzed prior to an award recommendation. 

Approved acceptance of all work performed by Pole Maintenance Company, LLC for the second year of contract 08-15-D, pole testing and treating. All work under the contract has been completed and determined to meet the bid specifications. (09-288)

Authorized a call for bids under Bid Document 09-30-D to supply the District with 1250 EPR underground cable. This cable is needed to relocate District facilities in accommodation of Washington State Department of Transportation road project on SR 28. (09-289)

Authorized the Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC) budget for year 2010.  The District’s portion of the budget is $77,408. (09-290)

Approved a Professional Services Agreement with Badger Mountain Productions.  Douglas PUD has a need to document District activities on an ongoing basis.  Badger Mountain Productions has been providing video documentation for several years and has a good knowledge of District operations.  (09-291)

Renewed the legal services agreement with the Law Firm of Jeffers, Danielson, Sonn and Aylward, P.S. This renewal extends the agreement until December 31, 2010. (09-292)

The next meeting of the Commission is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. December 21, 2009 at the District’s East Wenatchee Headquarters office.